Restaurant Server salary in San Diego Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$27,000/yr
Based on 2,115 income tax records
$16,000
$57,000
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
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$16,000
$57,000
How much do Restaurant Servers make?
The average total salary for a Restaurant Server is $27,000 per year. This is based on data from 2,115 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Restaurant Server and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Restaurant Server salary can vary between $16,000 to $57,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Restaurant Server salary by location

Restaurant Server salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Din Tai Fung Utc Restaurant, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$23K – $54K
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Mexican Street Food, San Diego County, CA
13 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$17K – $60K
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The Brigantine, San Diego County, CA
41 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$17K – $51K
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Viejas Casino, San Diego County, CA
15 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$18K – $63K
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Brinker International, San Diego County, CA
23 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$16K – $41K
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Buffalo Wild Wings, San Diego County, CA
10 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$17K – $45K
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GMRI, San Diego County, CA
62 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$16K – $47K
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Kirschcohn, San Diego County, CA
16 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$17K – $45K
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BJ's Restaurants, San Diego County, CA
32 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$17K – $42K
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Apple American Group, San Diego County, CA
16 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$17K – $47K
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Red Robin International, San Diego County, CA
10 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$18K – $39K
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Front Porch, San Diego County, CA
12 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$18K – $34K
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Hyatt, San Diego County, CA
17 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$15K – $69K

Restaurant Server demographics in San Diego Metro Area, CA

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90% are single
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10% are married
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14% have kids
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14% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Restaurant Servers in San Diego Metro Area, CA

2,115 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a restaurant server in San Diego Metro Area, CA is $27,000 per year. Restaurant server salaries in San Diego Metro Area, CA can vary between $16,000 to $57,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,115 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as restaurant server.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for restaurant servers near San Diego Metro Area, CA: Din Tai Fung Utc Restaurant ($38,000 a year), Mexican Street Food ($37,000 a year), and The Brigantine ($34,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for restaurant servers near San Diego Metro Area, CA: Indio, CA ($33,500 a year), Lake Forest, CA ($33,000 a year), and Burbank, CA ($33,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.